Liza Medina has designed a project investigating characterization using historical fiction with the central theme of the American Revolution. Students were experimenting today with different looks – and some discovered our colonists outfits!!! Wrong century! Her lesson plan and accounts will folllow but had to get these pics up to brighten your day!
Entries from January 24, 2008
January 11, 2008 · No Comments · Musings
This class was really successful and we will move them to voice next week.
January 10, 2008 · 2 Comments · Musings
Tuesday and Friday of this week I am spending the day at Suffern High School – working with the 9th graders(who already have accounts from last and some 10th graders (new accounts)in the foreign language classes. Once again, what the momentum to bring the kids in started with a few brave teachers (who succumbed to [...]
January 8, 2008 · No Comments · Musings
Suffern High School’s Foreign Language teachers have taken the leap and today I facilitated five classes with their entry (for 10th grade) or reentry (for freshman who had previously participated in learning on Ramapo last year when they were in 8th grade) The teacher, Laura Alessi teaches Italian, and has been contributing to the look [...]